to the DBVPG Collection
The Industrial Yeasts Collection DBVPG
is an academic biological resource centre
(BRC) affiliated to ECCO (European Culture
Collection Organization) and WFCC (World
Federation of Culture Collections).
The DBVPG Collection is specialized in
the study and ex-situ conservation
of yeasts and yeast-like microorganisms,
distributes strains and offers services
to the international scientific community
and to other private Institutions
"Fungi that asexually reproduce
by budding or fission, which
results in growth that is
comprised mainly of single cells"
Yeast definition from:
"The Yeasts. A Taxonomy Study"
Kurtzman C.P., Fell J.W. & Boekhout T. (eds.)
Elsevier, Amsterdam, 2011